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Serenade! Choral Festival: Mandela at 100: Songs of Hope, Justice, and Unity

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Mandela at 100: Songs of Hope, Justice, and Unity concludes with an exuberant celebration featuring individual performances from all participating ensembles, as well as two world premieres: Syrian composer Kinan Azmeh’s Ibn Arabi Suite and a work by Qinisela Sibisi of South Africa, commissioned by Classical Movements for the entire Serenade! mass choir (including the Nai Syrian Children’s Choir, via livestream) conducted by Scott Tucker, Artistic Director of The Choral Arts Society of Washington.

Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the Hall of Nations starting at approximately 4:30 p.m., up to two tickets per person.

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